Welcome to Forest Hills Baptist Church!

In this brief message from Senior Pastor Jay Hardwick, our vision and mission are presented – sharing a glimpse of what we're all about.



Plan Your Visit This Sunday


We’re hosting Sunday morning worship, Sunday school groups and several special events throughout the week, both online and in-person!

Sanctuary

Traditional Service
8:15 & 9:30am

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Sunday School

Groups for all ages
9:30am

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ELEVATE

Modern Service
11am

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What To Expect

Enjoy traditional choir-led or contemporary guitar-driven worship and be empowered by bold, Biblical, practical preaching. Then get connected with a solid group of believers in a Sunday School class.

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We're All About Jesus

Our vision is to see Jesus Christ transform our community and beyond through the Gospel-centered lives of our people.

What We Believe

Preschoolers & Kids

We're passionate about helping children grow in Christ spiritually, mentally, and physically. Through weekly activities for Kindergartners through 5th Graders in Sunday School, worship, discipleship, music, and missions, our desire is to help your child grow closer to Christ and discover His love!

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Students

The mission of FHBC Students is to glorify God by inviting students into a relationship with Jesus and investing in their spiritual growth, therefore increasing His Kingdom through students who are fully-devoted disciple makers.

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Young Adults

The mission of FHBC's young adult ministry is to create authentic, engaging community where young adults can form deep connections with Christ, His Word, and His Church.

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Men

Our Men’s Ministry is committed to helping every man discover and grow in his identity in Christ. Join us as we become men after God’s own heart.

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Women

Our Women’s Ministry wants to encourage and equip you to grow in your walk with Christ through Bible Study, prayer, community, worship and more!

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Senior Adults

Our senior adults have a real heart for Bible study, fellowship and service. We call ourselves Celebrators because this is the spirit we bring to everything we do together. We’d love for you to join us and bring along friends, neighbors or co-workers. We can’t wait to meet you!

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Our Pastor, Jay Hardwick

Jay Hardwick answered God's call to serve as the new Senior Pastor of Forest Hills Baptist Church in December 2020. Jay and his wife Lara Beth have three daughters, Molly, Ellie, & Caroline.

Before coming to Forest Hills, Jay graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication from North Greenville University and a Master of Divinity with a concentration in Missions, Evangelism, and Church Growth from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He's currently pursuing a Doctor of Ministry from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. 

In his twenty years of full-time ministry, Jay has served as a Student Pastor, Church Planter, Lead Pastor, Denominational Executive, and Associate Executive Director-Treasurer/Chief Strategist at the South Carolina Baptist Convention.